Hardware Standards

Supported Hardware

NOTE: The hardware listed below is only available to our supported customers. If you work for an academic unit, please partner with your CSC to purchase hardware. Orders from non-supported clients will be rejected.

OIT Desktop Support has standardized on the hardware listed below. These standards allow us to provide a higher level of service to our clients, as we are able to ensure compatibility and interoperability for everyone.

OIT supports both PC and Mac platforms, but some of our services are not yet available for the Mac. To assist you in choosing which platform is right for you, visit our comparison page.

How to Order

If you are interested in purchasing one of the below machines, monitors, or printers please go to the OIT Service Catalog to place an order or contact the OIT Help Desk via email at oit@uci.edu for a quote. Please specify how many of each system you plan on purchasing and provide a recharge number.

Windows Computers

Dell OptiPlex 7090 (Standard)

Dell OptiPlex 7090 (Standard model)

NOTE: As of September 9, 2021, this laptop is on a two month backorder. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Order a Dell 7090

  • $711.61 + tax
  • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-10600 (6 Cores/12MB/12T/3.3GHz to 4.8GHz/65W); supports Windows 10/Linux
  • Memory: 16GB 1x16GB DDR4 Non-ECC
    • (Optional) 32 GB RAM (2x16GB) DDR4 non-ECC memory- Additional cost $252.74
  • Hard Drive: M.2 512GB PCIe NVMe Class 35 Solid State Drive
  • No Optical Disk Drive
    • (Optional) 8x DVD-ROM - Additional cost $16.38
  • Video: Intel HD Integrated Graphics
  • Chassis: OptiPlex 7080 Small Form Factor with 200W (Platinum) Power Supply, Supports up to 10 Core Processor
  • Warranty: 4 year hardware warranty with onsite service after remote diagnosis
  • Includes wired Dell mouse and keyboard
Dell OptiPlex 7090 SFF (Premium)
Dell Latitude 5420 (Standard Laptop)
Dell Latitude 7420 Ultrabook (Thin and Light Laptop)
Dell Latitude 7320 2-in-1 Tablet
Dell 24" Monitors

Apple Computers

13" MacBook Air M1 16GB 512SSD

13" MacBook Air M1 16GB 512SSD

Order this Apple laptop

  • $1,486.00 + tax
  • Apple M1 ARM-based CPU
  • 512GB Solid State Drive
  • 16GB DDR4 Memory
  • 13.3" screen size with 2560 x 1600 (Retina) resolution
  • Apple 7-core GPU
  • Two Thunderbolt / USB 4 ports with support for: Charging, DisplayPort, Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40 Gbps), USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10 Gbps)
  • Included: 13-inch MacBook Air, 30W USB-C Power Adapter, USB-C Charge Cable (2 m)

**Does not include docking station, mouse, or keyboard unless options are added below**

**Estimated 4 weeks for delivery


  • StarTech Docking Station - [add $238.15]
  • Apple Care Warranty - Additional Cost - Call for pricing.
13" MacBook Pro i5 16GB 512SSD
16" MacBook Pro i7 16GB 512SSD
27" iMac i5 16GB 512SSD
StarTech Docking Station